Environment, Health & Safety Specialist

Systems & Communications, Nordic/Baltic Country Cluster


At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The approximately 122,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions.
For our EHS team in the Nordic/Baltic Country Cluster, we are now looking for an experienced Environment, Health & Safety Specialist.

What you can expect

Working as EHS Specialist, your primary responsibilities will be to:

  • Support site management and local EHS Manager to follow the BASF’ EHS requirements.
  • Provide expert EHS guidance to the sites e.g. Risk Assessment, Industrial Hygiene and preferably Process Safety (e.g. ATEX).
  • Maintain regular communication with site management and establish cross country EHS networks.
  • Analyse EHS performance data to identify trends.
  • Develop and maintain IT systems and other tools and promote their use across all sites in Nordic/Baltic e.g. by providing training sessions.

What we expect

  • A degree or equivalent, ideally in a science or engineering discipline.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a manufacturing environment and a good understanding of EHS legislation.
  • An ability to work across countries with different cultural backgrounds.
  • You take ownership and show persistence to achieve results and to exceed expectations.
  • You act in collaboration with other teams or units.
  • An ability to interact professionally and influence site managers to adopt systems and to meet reporting deadlines.
  • Good language skills, as a minimum fluency in English and one of the Scandinavian languages in speech and writing.
  • Demonstrable IT system skills.
  • You must be willing to travel, as there will be frequent travel to the sites (approx. 20-30 days pr. year).

We offer

Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team.
Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.

Job Title:
Environment, Health & Safety Specialist

Application Deadline:
18/12/2019

Working Area:
Environment, Health and Safety

Location:
Ballerup or Copenhagen

Contract Type:
Permanent

Contact Information:
Charlotte Breinholt, tel. 2149 1218

Gem job

BASF A/S
Publiceret: 27. november 2019

Arbejdssted

Ballerup or Copenhagen